Illinois vs Rutgers Football Stats

Team Offense Comparison 2021

Illinois Fighting Illini (5-7) Team Offense Rutgers Scarlet Knights (5-7)
12 Games Played 12
242 Points Scored 246
3,923 Total Yards 3,762
790 Plays 832
5.0 Yards Per Play 4.5
12 Turnovers 12
6 Fumbles 4
211 1st Downs 209
166 Completions 214
323 Passing Attempts 361
1,874 Passing Yards 2,074
13 Passing Touchdowns 10
6 Interceptions 8
88 Passing 1st Downs 82
466 Rushing Attempts 472
2,050 Rushing Yards 1,688
12 Rushing Touchdowns 19
4.4 Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.6
102 Rushing 1st Downs 115
60 Penalties 58
634 Penalty Yards 480
22 1st Downs by Penalty 13
326.9 Total Yards Per Game 313.5
65.8 Plays Per Game 69.3
1.0 Turnovers Per Game 1.0
17.6 1st Downs Per Game 17.4
13.8 Completions Per Game 18
26.9 Passing Attempts Per Game 30.1
156.2 Passing Yards Per Game 173
38.8 Rushing Attempts Per Game 39.3
170.8 Rushing Yards Per Game 141

Team Defense Comparison 2021

Illinois Fighting Illini Team Defense Rutgers Scarlet Knights
263 Points Allowed 295
4,399 Total Yards 4,723
838 Plays on Defense 787
5.3 Yards Per Play 6.0
17 Turnovers Forced 16
8 Fumble Recoveries 10
253 1st Downs Allowed 226
214 Completions Allowed 184
364 Passing Attempts Allowed 329
2,582 Passing Yards Allowed 2,750
12 Passing Touchdowns Allowed 22
10 Interceptions 7
119 Passing 1st Downs Allowed 103
475 Rushing Attempts Allowed 458
1,817 Rushing Yards Allowed 1,973
16 Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 16
3.8 Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 4.3
118 Rushing 1st Downs Allowed 101
59 Defensive Penalties 67
588 Defensive Penalty Yards 581
21.9 Points Allowed Per Game 24.6
366.6 Total Yards Per Game Allowed 393.6
21.1 1st Downs Per Game Allowed 18.8
17.8 Completions Allowed Per Game 15.3
30.3 Passing Attempts Allowed Per Game 27.4
215.2 Passing Yards Allowed Per Game 229.2
39.6 Rushing Attempts Allowed Per Game 38.2
151 Rushing Yards Allowed Per Game 164